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Derek Jeter not concerned about the Hall Of Fame

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If the Yankees don't make the playoffs, there would only be approximately two months of Derek Jeter's season, of Derek Jeter's career. There's no doubt Derek Jeter is going to be in the Hall of Fame when he's eligible to be inducted, but Jeter's not thinking that far ahead just yet. “I try not to,” Jeter said. “I ...

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Gardner homers twice in 4-2 loss to Rangers

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The Yankees came into Texas hoping to get their six game road trip off on the right foot. However, the Yankees offense (minus one player) struggled, causing them to fall to the Texas Rangers 4-2 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas. The Yankees two runs came via Brett Gardner, who homered in the 3rd and the 5th ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Tanaka, Beltran, Teixeira, Ellsbury, Pineda

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Here is some Yankees injury news as the Yankees begin their three-game set against the Texas Rangers at 8 p.m. Masahiro Tanaka: Masahiro Tanaka had the PRP injectiona few weeks ago and manager Joe Girardi said Tanaka feels better. Tanaka is currently in New York still receiving treatment and now the Yankees are playing the famous waiting game. “We’re still waiting ...

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Yankees recall Zoilo Almonte, DFA Jeff Francis

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The New York Yankees have recalled OF Zoilo Almonte from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have designated Jeff Francis for assignment. Well, it's the end of the Francis era...which didn't last long to begin with.

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Joe Torre feels ‘terrible’ for not including The Boss in his HOF speech

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Joe Torre was one of the six people inducted in the Baseball Hall Of Fame yesterday afternoon in Cooperstown, but while he made his 28 minute speech thanking everyone, there was one person he forgot to thank: the late George Steinbrenner. He was heartbroken he didn't get a chance to talk about how much The Boss meant ...

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Yankees vs. Rangers pitching matchups

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Monday, July 28 Yankees: David Phelps (5-4, 3.77 ERA) Rangers: Yu Darvish (9-6, 2.92 ERA) Time: 8:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Darvish: Ichiro Suzuki (7-for-19, .368 AVG), Derek Jeter (2-for-6, .333 AVG), Francisco Cervelli (2-for-2, 1.000 AVG) Who's Not vs. Darvish: Jacoby Ellsbury (2-for-9, .222 AVG), Chase Headley (1-for-5, .200 AVG), Brendan Ryan (1-for-10, .100 AVG) Tuesday, July 29 Yankees: Brandon McCarthy (2-0, 1.45 ERA) Rangers: Nick Martinez (1-6, ...

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Yankees notes and tidbits on the trade market

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With the trade deadline a mere three days away, here are the latest trade rumors, notes and tidbits surrounding the Yankees. -- The Yankees are still interested in John Danks and he continues to be a top possibility for the ball club, reports Jon Heyman. The Yankees were discussing a potential deal with the White Sox ...

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Yankees lose see-saw battle in 5-4 loss to Blue Jays

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The Yankees and Blue Jays met up for one final match-up this month before the Yankees head off to Texas to begin a three game series with the Rangers. However, the Yankees were unable to end the home stand on a winning note, falling to the Toronto Blue Jays in a see-saw battle 5-3 loss ...

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